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NEW! Crosswalking from U.S. Coast Guard Credentials to Academic Credit

Executive Summary

This 16-paper outlines the process San Jacinto undertook to crosswalk U.S. Coast  Guard certifications to San Jacinto academic credit and demonstration of pathways for enrolling students holding those USCG certifications to earn academic credentials. The paper includes descriptions of the USCG certifications and relevant occupations as well as syllabi from the San Jac courses that the college will award credit for prior learning (CPL) as evidenced by those certifications. This tool can help accelerate adoption of a similar crosswalking model for credit by other community colleges nationwide.